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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Derby’s BBQ & Music Festival Cancelled

Smoke on the Plains logo

The City of Derby’s tenth annual Smoke on the Plains BBQ & Music Festival has been cancelled due to concerns related to COVID-19.

“Last year’s event was the best yet, with concerts, food trucks and the carnival in addition...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Derby Police Department Warns of Scams Related to Stimulus Checks

Coronavirus Scams

The City of Derby Police Department would like to warn residents of scammers targeting your federal stimulus check. We have not received any local reports yet, but expect it could happen in the future.

Here is information to help you avoid being a target:

  • Y...
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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Draft Council Meeting Minutes Available

City Council

The City of Derby has posted draft meeting minutes of the March 24 Derby City Council meeting and El Paso Water Company meeting at https://bit.ly/39u2PkR. The minutes will be approved at the next regular City Council meeting on April 28.

Draft minutes are ...

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March 24 Meeting Minutes City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Sedgwick County Enacts a Stay at Home Order

Coronavirus

Sedgwick County passed a Stay at Home Order that goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on March 25, 2020 for 30 days. The order can be read in its entirety at on the Sedgwick County website.

If you have questions about the Stay at Home order, check the frequently...

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Stay at Home Order City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Residents Encouraged to Use Parks Safely

Warren Riverview Park

The City of Derby supports the safe use of parks and open spaces during the COVID-19 outbreak.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) flagged mental health as a top concern associated with the COVID-19 outbreak. Social distancing may take a t...

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Derby Parks City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Be Careful What You Flush

Clogged drain

The Derby Public Works Department is asking residents not to flush anything other than toilet paper down the toilet.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, there is a shortage of household essentials like toilet paper. During this time, people may be tempted to flush ...

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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Derby Police Department Begins to Take Phone Reports

Derby Police Department

Beginning Monday, March 23, the Derby Police Department will begin taking some reports over the phone rather than responding in person. The goal is to provide the same level of service while minimizing exposure to COVID-19.

Reports that will be taken over ...

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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Derby Coronavirus Update: March 17

Coronavirus

The City of Derby is working to alter the way it does business to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Derby City Hall, Welcome Center and Senior Center are temporarily closed starting March 18. City staff are working normal business hours and are available t...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Derby Municipal Court Changes Due to Coronavirus

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Based on new information and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the past 24 hours, Derby Municipal Court has cancelled regular court sessions through April 9, 2020 for all non-critical cases. 

Cases such a...

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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Derby’s Fourth Annual Spring Into Art Set for April 19

2019 Spring Into Art

Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 19, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the fourth annual Spring Into Art event at Madison Avenue Central Park, 512 E. Madison Ave.

This free, family-friendly event will feature art for sale, live music and performances, ha...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Scott Knebel to Lead Derby Planning

Scott Knebel

The City of Derby is pleased to announce Scott Knebel, AICP, will join the City’s staff on March 23 as its new City Planner. The position has been vacant since January.

Knebel is currently Interim Director of the Metropolitan Area Planning Depart...

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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Kansas Counts: 2020 Census

Kansas Counts

Kansas Counts is a statewide effort to increase engagement, awareness, and participation in the 2020 Census. Kansas Counts provides the opportunity to ensure you, your community, and the state of Kansas counts.

When you participate in the Census, you help ...

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Kansas Counts City of Derby News Releases

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Derby Fire & Rescue Calls: March 28, 2020

Derby Fire and Rescue

Derby Fire & Rescue responded to the following calls during the week of Feb. 22-28. 2020.

Fire Report Derby Fire Calls

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

April 2020 Derby News

Kansas Counts

See the April Derby News on event, city, 2020 Census and COVID-19 updates.

April Derby News Derby News

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Derby Permit & New Business Report: March 27, 2020

New home

During the week of March 23-27, 2020, the following permits were issued by the City of Derby.

Residential Building Permits

  • Single Family, 936 E. Clearlake St., $247,494
  • Remodel, 230 E. Park Place Ct., $40,000
  • Remodel, 515 E. Wild Plum Circle, $22,000
  • Deck, 250...
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Derby Permit & New Business Report

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Derby Police Department Arrest Report: March 29, 2020

Derby Police Department

The Derby Police Department made the following arrests during the week of March 23-29, 2020.

Arrest Report Derby Police Department Arrest Report

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